Warracknabeal Neighbourhood House & Learning Centre Inc

Committed to Innovative Community Learning


Office Hours

Monday to Friday
9.00am to 4.00pm

Closed public holidays and weekends.

Contact Us

2 Cox Street, Warracknabeal, VICTORIA 3393
Phone (03) 5396 1360 Fax (03) 5394 1103                                                                                                                                                                    
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Courses & Programs

Expressions of interest are welcomed.  Ideas for programs and courses to be developed will be considered.

We would love to hear from any trainers or tutors who may wish to share their skills with the community.

Please visit our Events Calendar page for more information on upcoming courses.

Upcoming Courses & Programs..... 


It could be Step Aerobics or Regular Aerobics.
Work to your own beat and exercise to music for a great cardio workout.
Children Welcome.

Monday 5.45pm - 6.45pm

Wednesday 5.45pm - 6.45pm

Cost: $5 per session.

Children welcome, all fitness levels catered for. Enquiries contact Rikki 0438 981 347

YOGA with Susan Martin    

Come and experience the health benefits of Yoga.

For Experienced Participants

Experienced Class:

Date: Tuesday's, 5 Weeks: Oct 8th - Nov 5th, 2019

Time: Level 2 Yoga: 5.15pm - 6.30pm. Level 1 Yoga: 6.45pm - 8pm

These class is for people who have practiced yoga before.

Cost: $15 casual or $60 per 5 week block.

Please bring a thick blanket, yoga mat if you have one and water. Please fast for 2 hours before the class Disclaimer and Personal History forms required.

Payment and enrolment prior to first session please. Bookings with Neighbourhood House. 03 5396 1360

Aqua Movers             

Aqua Movers is currently unavailable. We will let you know when the class is available again. 

There is still an option to participate in swimming as an alternative to aerobics.

When: Every Monday

Time:  9:10am for 9.20am departure

Where: Horsham Aquatic Centre

Cost: $10.00 per session, includes bus transport, pickup from Neighbourhood House

Participants can also enjoy lunch together at Thipatiy Coffee Lounge at their own cost.

Meditation and Relaxation

With John Martin

Meditation and Relaxation helps to reduce stress, depression and anxiety. Meditation can provide a healing of the human spirit and help us maintain control, balance and insight into our lives. John practices meditation everyday and brings along his many years of experience in creating a relaxed meditative state.

Date: Wednesdays, by appointment.

Time: 2pm

Cost: $2

Bookings required. Please contact us so we can help arrange a time.

Social Media for Small Business "Let's Get Social"

Wanting to improve the way you use social media for you business or community group as part of your marketing plan? But not sure where to start, this workshop is for you! It's designed to help you be confident about the content you’re publishing online to best promote your business.

Date: Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Time:  7.30pm - 9.30pm

Where: Warracknabeal Neighbourhood House

Cost: $60 or $40 Concession. Bookings and payment by Monday Nov 25, 2019

Social Media for Small Business "Shoot for Social" Photography on your iPhone

Need images for your social accounts but don't have budget for professional photography? This is the workshop for you!

What's covered? Using your phone, composition, editing and finding the best light. Participants will create a flat lay and use a lightbox to capture images.

At the end for the session, you will have photographs to use on your business or community page.

Date: Tuesday, Dec 3, 2019

Time: 10.00am - 12.00pm

Where: Upstairs at Warracknabeal Town Hall

Cost: $80 or $60 Concession. Bookings and payment by Thursday Nov 28, 2019

Barista Training

Two day course. Learn how to make espresso coffees, froth milk, clean machines and grind beans.

Date: Tuesday Dec 3 - Wednesday Dec 4, 2019

Time: 5.00pm - 9.30pm

Cost: $50 or $25 concession

Learn Local training provided by Helen Dillon from Beulah Bic.

Responsible Service of Alcohol

Delivered by CFT

Accredited with the VCGLR and is essential for anyone working where alcohol is sold.

Date: Friday, November 22nd 2019

Time: 5.30pm - 9.30pm

Cost: $110

Enrolment and payment required by Tuesday, November 19, 2019.

Food Safety Handler - SITXFSA001

Delivered by CFT

Food hygiene awareness is a requirement for all persons handling, preparing and storing food in workplace or volunteer positions.

Date: Tuesday December 3, 2019

Time: 10am-2pm

Cost: $110 payment required on enrolment.

All assessments completed in class

Please enrol by Thursday November 28, 2019.

Provide First Aid & CPR - HLTAID003

Training Delivered by Casey Kosch

Date: Friday November 29th, 2019

Time: 10.00am - 5.00pm (CPR morning only)

Cost: $175 or $80 CPR only

Enrolment and payment please by Monday November 11, 2019 to confirm your place and assist with finalising numbers. There is some online homework for all full Provide First Aid participants, that needs to be picked up and completed before the course on Friday Nov 29th. This will be emailed to you by Casey Kosch after Nov 11th.

A Unique Student Identifier is required for this course, information on how to obtain a USI can be found in the Forms tab. Photo or Medicare Card identification required with enrolment.

Please contact us and provide your name, phone number and email so an online enrolment invitation can be sent to you.

Local Learners

If you want to obtain your Learner Drivers Permit, but need some help to develop better understanding of rules, questions and test requirements?

This programme will put you on the right road and steer you towards achieving your goal. 

Cost: $60 or concession $40

Please contact the Centre to organise a time.


Work Skills

Learn skills to assist your search for work. Includes: Resumes, Personal Presentation, Interview Skills and Budgeting.

Dates and time on appointment. Please contact the centre to organise a time.

Cost: $60 or $40 Concession

Bookings and enrolment forms to be completed before course commencement. Payment required to guarantee your place.

Basic Computers

Our course offers a range of current and practical training modules using Windows 10. Training can be tailored to meet individual or group needs, using online resources to explore a variety of topics.

Date: Wednesday's November 6th - December 4th, 2019

Time: 10am - 12pm

Cost: $60 or $40 concession

Modern laptop computers provided. Enrolment and payment required by Monday November 4th, 2019

Basic Computers One-On-One

Need specific, perdonally tailored basic computer training? Please contact the centre to arrange a time to talk through your needs and book a one-on-one appropriate time.

Cost: $20 per hour

Date and time to be arranged.

Operating an Apple iPad

This short course covers the basic settings and functions for the iPad.

Cost: $20 per hour

Please contact the Centre to register your interest and organise a date and time.

Budgeting Basics

Where does your money go? Do you have any savings? Our short Budgeting Basics program will give you the knowledge to effectively manage you day-to-day finances.

Date: Friday's Nov 15 - Nov 29, 2019

Time: 1pm - 3pm

Cost: $60 or $40 concession

Modern laptop computers provided. Enrolments and payment required by Friday Nov 8, 2018.

French Language classes > Votre prof Ginny Clark

Beginner Class

Please enquire for start date, time and cost.

Intermediate Class

Date: Thursday's, 6 sessions starting Oct 10th, 2019

Cost: $60

Time: 2.00pm-3.00pm

Advanced Class

Date: Tuesday, 6 sessions from Oct 8th.

Time: 5.30pm-6.30pm

Cost: $60

Please enquire and book with the Centre. Beginner classes also available. 

English as a Second Language (ESL)

With John Martin

Dates and time on appointment. Please contact the centre to organise a time.

Cost: $60

John volunteers his time to assist those for whom English is their second language and want to improve their conversation and literacy skills. This is provided through one-on-one tuition to ensure individual needs are met.

Writer's Group             

When: First Thursday of every month

Time: 10.00am


Passionate about writing and wanting a forum to share your work with others.  Come along and join the friendly and supportive Writer's Group.
Available during office hours


For learners or established players. Chess set provided.

Cost: $2

Please contact us to organise a day and time.








Conversational French

Are you planning on traveling and would like to benefit from learning French? Courtesy of Jeanie Clark, this is now possible.

Date: Wednesday's July 23rd to August 27th


Time: 4.00pm-5.00pm


Cost: $50 for 6 weeks.


Please book your place.